Sunkyu Han, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Education & Experience
Associate Professor: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, 2019-
Assistant Professor: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, 2014-2019.
Postdoctoral Associate: Yale University, 2012-2014 (Advisor: Professor Scott J. Miller).
Ph.D in Organic Chemistry: Massachussetts Institute of Technology, 2012 (Advisor: Professor Mohammad Movassaghi).
B.S. in Chemistry (2nd out of 412): Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, 2006.
Awards, Fellowships & Services
KCS-Wiley Young Chemist Award, The Korean Chemical Society (2022)
College of Natural Sciences Best Teaching Award, KAIST (2022)
Young Scientist Award (한국유기합성학회 젊은 과학자상), Korean Society of Organic Synthesis (2021)
Early Career Advisory Board Member of JACS Au (2021 - 2022)
Award for Departmental Services (기여상), Department of Chemistry, KAIST (2021)
Editorial Advisory Board Member of the Journal of Organic Chemistry (2020 – present)
Asian Core Program/ICCEOCA-14 Lectureship Awards, coordinators of Japan and Singapore (2019)
Hanseong Science Award (한성과학상) (2019)
LINKGENESIS-Best Teacher Award (2019)
JSP (Junior Scientists Participation) Fellowship, the 53rd Bürgenstock Conference (2018)
College of Natural Sciences Best Teaching Award, KAIST (2018)
EWon Assistant Professorship (2018-2021)
POSCO TJ Park (청암, 青岩) Science Fellowship (2018-2019)
Asian Core Program/Advanced Research Network Lectureship Award, coordinator of China (2016)
College of Natural Sciences Best Teaching Award, KAIST (2016)
Kenneth M. Gordon Summer Graduate Fellowship in Organic Chemistry (2011)
EMD Serono Summer Graduate Fellowship (2010)
The Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies Scholarship (2006 – 2011)
GE Foundation Scholar-Leaders Scholarship (2002, 2005)
Gold Prize in the 6th Samsung Humantech Thesis Prize (2000)